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Stress-busting your child’s SATs!

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Earlier this month, the KS2 standardised achievement tests (SATs) dominated the lives of thousands of 10 and 11-year-olds across the UK. For the second year in a row, children were tested on the new, tougher curriculum. Despite the Government trying to emphasise that the results are not qualifications and don’t affect children’s future options, increasingly…

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Private Tuition – Safety Advice for Parents

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While the vast majority of private tutors are reputable, parents and carers still need to be cautious when hiring a private tutor directly. Here is The Tutor Pages advice for contacting independent tutors: DBS Check Consider hiring a tutor who has an up-to-date DBS (Disclosure & Barring Service, formerly CRB) check. The Disclosure & Barring…

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Private Tuition – Safety Advice for Students

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While the vast majority of private tutors are reputable, adult students still need to be cautious when hiring a private tutor directly. Here is The Tutor Pages advice for contacting tutors as an adult learner: First Meeting Try to talk on the phone before meeting for the first time. Ask the tutor pro-active questions and…

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Top Tips for learning a Language

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A recent article, written by a tutor registered with The Tutor Pages, outlines some great advice for learning a new language. The tutor details five tips to help boost your chances of becoming a more successful language-learner: 1. Watch and Learn Pick something you enjoy learning more about and listen to news and podcasts about…

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How to Apply for Financial Aid Online

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The most daunting thing after finishing high school is enrolling in college. Good colleges come with high price tags, and scholarships are normally limited to those with exemplary academic or athletic achievements. College life can be financially demanding, not only in terms of annual course fee, but through social expenditure too. We should a financial…

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How Online Universities Make Learning Location Independent

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University studies are an essential element in the academic field. Since the development of the university education system, significant systemic changes have been made with the aim of reforming and developing it. These shifts in the academic study system are a direct result of the need for change. Additionally, the development of new research methodologies…

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